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TOP OPENING WEEKENDS BY SEASON
1982-Present


Note: This chart only shows the top 200 movies, regardless of sorting.
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening*% of TotalTheatersAverageAdjusted Gross^Date**
1 Scary Movie 3 Dim. $69,018,900 43.7% 3,505 $19,691 $157,761,700 10/24/03
2 Shark Tale DW $66,309,200 29.6% 4,016 $16,510 $224,047,700 10/01/04
3 Rush Hour NL $60,866,900 23.5% 2,638 $23,073 $258,525,600 9/18/98
4 Paranormal Activity 3 Par. $58,073,400 50.5% 3,321 $17,487 $114,922,100 10/21/11
5 Gravity WB $57,789,400 20.3% 3,575 $16,165 $284,912,300 10/04/13
6 The Grudge Sony $54,503,000 35.5% 3,245 $16,796 $153,721,200 10/22/04
7 Red Dragon Uni. $54,402,600 39.2% 3,357 $16,206 $138,682,700 10/04/02
8 Jackass 3-D Par. $54,376,900 43.0% 3,081 $17,649 $126,596,400 10/15/10
9 The Martian Fox $53,996,500 23.8% 3,831 $14,095 $227,163,800 10/02/15
10 Taken 2 Fox $53,205,300 35.4% 3,661 $14,533 $150,296,100 10/05/12
11 Sweet Home Alabama BV $53,074,300 28.0% 3,293 $16,116 $189,291,800 9/27/02
12 Hotel Transylvania 2 Sony $50,814,100 30.1% 3,754 $13,536 $168,741,900 9/25/15
13 High School Musical 3: Senior Year BV $50,635,200 46.4% 3,623 $13,976 $109,100,100 10/24/08
14 Hotel Transylvania Sony $47,277,200 29.7% 3,349 $14,117 $159,422,000 9/28/12
15 Meet the Parents Uni. $45,935,400 17.2% 2,614 $17,573 $266,356,200 10/06/00
16 Insidious Chapter 2 FD $44,432,900 48.9% 3,049 $14,573 $90,821,300 9/13/13
17 Saw III LGF $44,386,200 41.9% 3,167 $14,014 $105,964,100 10/27/06
18 Paranormal Activity 2 Par. $43,928,600 48.0% 3,216 $13,660 $91,524,700 10/22/10
19 Saw II Lions $42,812,300 36.5% 2,949 $14,517 $117,454,400 10/28/05
20 The Exorcism of Emily Rose SGem $40,556,900 40.0% 2,981 $13,604 $101,306,800 9/09/05
21 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre NL $40,300,700 34.9% 3,016 $13,361 $115,563,200 10/17/03
22 Saw IV LGF $39,926,700 50.2% 3,183 $12,543 $79,585,200 10/26/07
23 Double Jeopardy Par. $39,440,200 19.9% 2,547 $15,485 $198,511,400 9/24/99
24 Gone Girl Fox $39,095,000 22.4% 3,014 $12,971 $174,893,700 10/03/14
25 Couples Retreat Uni. $38,972,400 31.4% 3,000 $12,991 $124,085,000 10/09/09
26 Annabelle WB (NL) $38,700,200 44.1% 3,185 $12,151 $87,827,500 10/03/14
27 Jackass: Number Two Par. $38,300,400 39.8% 3,059 $12,519 $96,112,300 9/22/06
28 Puss in Boots P/DW $37,646,200 22.8% 3,952 $9,526 $164,835,000 10/28/11
29 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Sony $37,532,500 30.2% 4,001 $9,380 $124,285,400 9/27/13
30 Where the Wild Things Are WB $37,163,600 42.4% 3,735 $9,950 $87,743,100 10/16/09
31 The First Wives Club Par. $37,013,800 17.9% 1,922 $19,257 $206,443,800 9/20/96
32 The Equalizer Sony $36,546,100 34.5% 3,236 $11,293 $105,828,100 9/26/14
33 Saw V LGF $36,207,100 53.0% 3,060 $11,833 $68,364,800 10/24/08
34 Sully WB $35,604,600 28.2% 3,525 $10,100 $126,220,300 9/09/16
35 The Departed WB $35,507,900 20.4% 3,017 $11,768 $174,044,700 10/06/06
36 Beverly Hills Chihuahua BV $35,299,300 31.0% 3,215 $10,980 $113,864,900 10/03/08
37 The Magnificent Seven (2016) Sony $35,274,300 37.8% 3,674 $9,601 $93,431,200 9/23/16
38 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony $35,138,800 24.6% 3,119 $11,266 $142,698,600 9/18/09
39 Eagle Eye P/DW $35,118,900 28.7% 3,510 $10,005 $122,209,200 9/26/08
40 The Maze Runner Fox $34,806,400 32.3% 3,604 $9,657 $107,908,900 9/19/14
41 Training Day WB $34,463,700 29.4% 2,712 $12,708 $117,114,100 10/05/01
42 Stargate MGM $34,457,300 23.3% 2,033 $16,948 $148,099,700 10/28/94
43 Jackass: The Movie Par. $33,890,500 35.4% 2,509 $13,507 $95,647,400 10/25/02
44 Once Upon a Time in Mexico Sony $33,601,800 41.6% 3,282 $10,238 $80,847,800 9/12/03
45 Remember the Titans BV $33,550,200 18.1% 1,865 $17,990 $185,422,800 9/29/00
46 Flightplan BV $33,237,000 27.5% 3,424 $9,707 $121,036,500 9/23/05
47 Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa Par. $33,206,900 31.4% 3,336 $9,954 $105,717,200 10/25/13
48 The Lion King (in 3D) BV $32,847,800 31.9% 2,330 $14,098 $103,061,500 9/16/11
49 Blue Streak Sony $32,707,900 28.1% 2,735 $11,958 $116,586,100 9/17/99
50 Resident Evil: Apocalypse SGem $32,087,600 45.0% 3,284 $9,770 $71,319,300 9/10/04
51 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Fox $31,786,400 38.2% 3,791 $8,385 $83,272,300 9/18/15
52 Antz DW $31,713,900 19.0% 2,449 $12,949 $167,093,400 10/02/98
53 Kill Bill Vol. 1 Mira. $31,687,000 31.5% 3,102 $10,214 $100,533,500 10/10/03
54 Underworld SGem $31,205,600 41.9% 2,915 $10,704 $74,535,000 9/19/03
55 Open Season Sony $31,198,800 27.8% 3,833 $8,139 $112,390,900 9/29/06
56 Stigmata MGM $31,176,900 36.6% 2,899 $10,753 $85,216,600 9/10/99
57 Paranormal Activity 4 Par. $31,165,600 53.8% 3,412 $9,135 $57,918,300 10/19/12
58 Ladder 49 BV $30,767,000 29.6% 3,260 $9,437 $103,793,900 10/01/04
59 Barbershop MGM $30,710,400 27.2% 1,605 $19,133 $112,811,200 9/13/02
60 Real Steel BV $30,180,700 32.0% 3,440 $8,774 $94,404,000 10/07/11
61 Resident Evil: Afterlife SGem $29,899,500 45.7% 3,203 $9,334 $65,422,900 9/10/10
62 I Know What You Did Last Summer Sony $29,810,700 21.8% 2,524 $11,810 $136,790,900 10/17/97
63 Demolition Man WB $29,799,500 24.6% 2,246 $13,268 $121,300,100 10/08/93
64 Resident Evil: Extinction SGem $29,770,300 46.8% 2,828 $10,526 $63,678,900 9/21/07
65 The Specialist WB $29,628,900 25.0% 2,522 $11,748 $118,704,900 10/07/94
66 The Forgotten SonR $29,282,000 31.3% 3,104 $9,433 $93,511,200 9/24/04
67 What Dreams May Come Poly $29,202,700 28.6% 2,526 $11,560 $102,145,500 10/02/98
68 The Game Plan BV $28,855,500 25.3% 3,103 $9,299 $113,870,100 9/28/07
69 Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Fox $28,411,300 33.1% 3,522 $8,066 $85,858,800 9/30/16
70 In & Out Par. $28,305,300 23.5% 1,992 $14,209 $120,340,400 9/19/97
71 Friday Night Lights Uni. $28,233,000 33.1% 2,667 $10,585 $85,324,300 10/08/04
72 School of Rock Par. $28,148,700 24.2% 2,614 $10,767 $116,492,900 10/03/03
73 Zombieland Sony $28,113,200 32.7% 3,036 $9,260 $85,920,600 10/02/09
74 Boo! A Madea Halloween LGF $28,047,500 38.9% 2,260 $12,410 $72,040,400 10/21/16
75 Ray Uni. $27,913,600 26.6% 2,006 $13,914 $104,749,300 10/29/04
76 Brother Bear BV $27,835,600 22.8% 3,030 $9,187 $122,259,100 11/01/03
77 Seven NL $27,739,300 14.0% 2,441 $11,362 $198,613,900 9/22/95
78 The Grudge 2 Sony $27,502,100 53.2% 3,211 $8,564 $51,693,800 10/13/06
79 Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself LGF $27,187,000 45.5% 2,255 $12,057 $59,713,500 9/11/09
80 House on Haunted Hill WB $27,152,200 39.1% 2,710 $10,019 $69,500,800 10/29/99
81 The Perfect Guy SGem $27,143,300 45.9% 2,221 $12,221 $59,092,500 9/11/15
82 The Game Poly $27,018,600 29.7% 2,403 $11,243 $91,067,400 9/12/97
83 Three Kings WB $26,984,700 26.2% 2,942 $9,171 $103,102,300 10/01/99
84 Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married? LGF $26,847,400 38.7% 2,011 $13,350 $69,406,900 10/12/07
85 The Town WB $26,710,700 26.6% 2,861 $9,337 $100,303,300 9/17/10
86 The Visit Uni. $26,660,400 39.6% 3,069 $8,687 $67,299,500 9/11/15
87 Captain Phillips Sony $26,642,300 24.0% 3,020 $8,822 $111,084,400 10/11/13
88 Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare NL $26,641,400 37.2% 1,862 $14,306 $71,649,200 9/13/91
89 The Rundown Uni. $26,615,300 38.9% 3,152 $8,443 $68,463,200 9/26/03
90 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony $26,409,700 32.2% 3,481 $7,587 $81,943,100 10/28/09
91 Look Who's Talking TriS $26,380,900 8.8% 1,208 $21,839 $301,388,000 10/13/89
92 K-PAX Uni. $26,309,600 34.2% 2,541 $10,354 $76,925,200 10/26/01
93 The Good Son Fox $26,159,600 28.0% 1,847 $14,162 $93,582,500 9/24/93
94 Don't Say a Word Fox $26,118,800 31.1% 2,802 $9,321 $84,053,100 9/28/01
95 No Good Deed (2014) SGem $25,961,000 46.4% 2,175 $11,937 $55,951,800 9/12/14
96 Tim Burton's Corpse Bride WB $25,835,900 35.9% 3,204 $8,063 $72,005,700 9/23/05
97 Saw Lions $25,457,600 33.1% 2,315 $10,996 $76,868,100 10/29/04
98 Get Shorty MGM $25,254,000 17.6% 1,612 $15,665 $143,374,500 10/20/95
99 Timecop Uni. $24,966,300 26.9% 2,228 $11,206 $92,819,000 9/16/94
100 Kiss the Girls Par. $24,904,400 21.8% 2,271 $10,966 $114,066,700 10/03/97
101 Fury (2014) Sony $24,701,900 27.6% 3,173 $7,785 $89,458,400 10/17/14
102 Dracula Untold Uni. $24,506,200 41.8% 2,885 $8,495 $58,653,600 10/10/14
103 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning NL $24,442,200 46.8% 2,820 $8,667 $52,186,100 10/06/06
104 Contagion WB $24,406,900 29.6% 3,222 $7,575 $82,423,500 9/09/11
105 Saw 3D LGF $24,330,300 48.9% 2,808 $8,665 $49,735,000 10/29/10
106 The Accountant WB $24,316,700 28.6% 3,332 $7,298 $84,894,500 10/14/16
107 The Social Network Sony $24,239,100 23.1% 2,771 $8,747 $104,710,000 10/01/10
108 Practical Magic WB $24,169,600 28.3% 2,652 $9,113 $85,294,500 10/16/98
109 The Girl on the Train (2016) Uni. $24,145,500 32.5% 3,144 $7,680 $74,194,200 10/07/16
110 Sleepers WB $24,082,500 23.1% 1,915 $12,574 $104,338,700 10/18/96
111 Law Abiding Citizen Over. $23,914,800 28.7% 2,890 $8,275 $83,354,100 10/16/09
112 The Guardian BV $23,779,000 32.7% 3,241 $7,336 $72,643,100 9/29/06
113 Black Mass WB $23,732,500 37.1% 3,188 $7,444 $63,902,600 9/18/15
114 Zoolander Par. $23,726,400 34.4% 2,507 $9,463 $69,031,000 9/28/01
115 Red Sum. $23,500,100 24.1% 3,255 $7,220 $97,601,500 10/15/10
116 Goosebumps Sony $23,482,800 29.5% 3,501 $6,707 $79,633,300 10/16/15
117 Ronin MGM $23,418,900 30.5% 2,487 $9,415 $76,754,900 9/25/98
118 Resident Evil: Retribution SGem $23,406,400 49.7% 3,012 $7,771 $47,080,800 9/14/12
119 Out of Time MGM $23,217,700 39.4% 3,076 $7,547 $58,939,400 10/03/03
120 The Peacemaker DW $23,202,200 29.8% 2,362 $9,822 $77,758,300 9/26/97
121 Thirteen Ghosts WB $23,176,700 36.2% 2,781 $8,334 $63,985,500 10/26/01
122 Looper TriS $23,127,700 32.4% 2,992 $7,729 $71,442,600 9/28/12
123 Burn After Reading Focus $23,044,200 31.7% 2,651 $8,692 $72,712,200 9/12/08
124 Prisoners WB $22,967,800 35.3% 3,260 $7,046 $65,059,600 9/20/13
125 The Devil's Advocate WB $22,935,800 20.0% 2,161 $10,612 $114,769,000 10/17/97
126 The Last of the Mohicans Fox $22,879,100 14.5% 1,491 $15,343 $157,379,700 9/25/92
127 Jack Reacher: Never Go Back Par. $22,508,200 39.0% 3,780 $5,955 $57,765,400 10/21/16
128 The Tuxedo DW $22,408,200 29.8% 3,022 $7,414 $75,247,600 9/27/02
129 The Ring DW $22,355,100 11.6% 1,981 $11,284 $192,102,800 10/18/02
130 Paranormal Activity Par. $22,298,600 18.2% 760 $29,341 $122,661,100 10/16/09
131 For Love of the Game Uni. $22,206,800 37.1% 2,829 $7,848 $59,917,700 9/17/99
132 Random Hearts Sony $22,157,300 41.3% 2,697 $8,214 $53,641,200 10/08/99
133 Just Like Heaven DW $22,142,800 34.0% 3,508 $6,311 $65,203,100 9/16/05
134 The Legend of Zorro Sony $22,034,600 35.2% 3,520 $6,259 $62,669,900 10/28/05
135 Sea of Love Uni. $21,827,300 17.1% 1,246 $17,518 $127,618,000 9/15/89
136 Bride of Chucky Uni. $21,820,200 36.9% 2,412 $9,045 $59,066,700 10/16/98
137 Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow Par. $21,702,000 41.3% 3,170 $6,845 $52,600,200 9/17/04
138 Storks WB $21,662,000 29.9% 3,922 $5,523 $72,337,200 9/23/16
139 Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit DW $21,626,300 28.6% 3,645 $5,932 $75,711,900 10/07/05
140 The Kingdom Uni. $21,543,300 36.0% 2,793 $7,713 $59,766,400 9/28/07
141 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps Fox $21,329,000 37.4% 3,565 $5,983 $57,095,000 9/24/10
142 Max Payne Fox $21,251,400 43.4% 3,376 $6,295 $49,019,900 10/17/08
143 Moneyball Sony $21,245,100 25.6% 2,993 $7,099 $83,115,200 9/23/11
144 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Art. $21,222,000 50.0% 3,317 $6,397 $42,426,900 10/27/00
145 The River Wild Uni. $21,137,600 21.8% 2,074 $10,192 $96,880,700 9/30/94
146 Soul Food Fox $21,102,800 25.6% 1,336 $15,794 $82,355,600 9/26/97
147 Black Rain Par. $21,084,900 20.9% 1,610 $13,095 $100,688,700 9/22/89
148 Bedazzled (2000) Fox $21,033,700 34.6% 2,568 $8,189 $60,764,500 10/20/00
149 Riddick Uni. $20,996,500 45.5% 3,107 $6,758 $46,126,100 9/06/13
150 Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys LGF $20,939,800 46.8% 2,070 $10,116 $44,702,100 9/12/08
151 Argo WB $20,908,400 14.3% 3,232 $6,469 $146,564,900 10/12/12
152 Sneakers Uni. $20,908,300 19.5% 1,731 $12,079 $107,203,100 9/11/92
153 Doom Uni. $20,901,500 54.9% 3,044 $6,866 $38,071,200 10/21/05
154 Dolphin Tale WB $20,865,000 26.2% 3,507 $5,949 $79,494,900 9/23/11
155 Ouija Uni. $20,714,100 39.1% 2,858 $7,248 $53,000,500 10/24/14
156 Serendipity Mira. $20,340,100 26.5% 2,601 $7,819 $76,853,800 10/05/01
157 30 Days of Night Sony $20,055,800 40.3% 2,855 $7,024 $49,748,800 10/19/07
158 Bandits MGM $19,945,000 31.4% 3,207 $6,219 $63,530,000 10/12/01
159 The Beverly Hillbillies Fox $19,902,100 21.6% 2,152 $9,248 $91,993,800 10/15/93
160 Deepwater Horizon LG/S $19,901,400 32.9% 3,259 $6,106 $60,455,100 9/30/16
161 Easy A SGem $19,896,200 31.3% 2,856 $6,966 $63,543,700 9/17/10
162 Righteous Kill Over. $19,623,200 40.6% 3,152 $6,226 $48,287,500 9/12/08
163 The Prestige BV $19,547,400 27.9% 2,281 $8,569 $70,062,500 10/20/06
164 First Blood Orion $19,542,000 14.1% 901 $21,687 $138,908,700 10/22/82
165 Urban Legend Sony $19,394,200 27.9% 2,257 $8,593 $69,611,600 9/25/98
166 Sinister LG/S $19,349,800 37.4% 2,527 $7,657 $51,672,100 10/12/12
167 Malice Col. $19,290,400 19.9% 1,431 $13,479 $96,958,000 10/01/93
168 Pulp Fiction Mira. $19,269,800 8.8% 1,338 $14,401 $219,595,000 10/14/94
169 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day BV $19,134,500 27.4% 3,088 $6,197 $69,821,700 10/10/14
170 Radio SonR $19,084,100 25.4% 3,074 $6,207 $75,025,900 10/24/03
171 Gridiron Gang Sony $19,036,100 37.5% 3,504 $5,432 $50,754,800 9/15/06
172 Seven Years in Tibet Sony $18,883,700 26.4% 2,103 $8,978 $71,532,400 10/10/97
173 Good Boy! MGM $18,801,900 34.8% 3,225 $5,830 $54,033,200 10/10/03
174 Fight Club Fox $18,790,700 29.8% 1,963 $9,571 $62,981,800 10/15/99
175 Matchstick Men WB $18,773,700 35.5% 2,711 $6,924 $52,942,100 9/12/03
176 Commando Fox $18,762,000 21.9% 1,495 $12,549 $85,525,300 10/04/85
177 Crocodile Dundee Par. $18,742,900 4.7% 879 $21,322 $399,651,300 9/26/86
178 Assassins WB $18,649,500 30.9% 2,343 $7,958 $60,257,800 10/06/95
179 Halloween III: Season of the Witch Uni. $18,633,600 44.0% 1,297 $14,367 $42,367,300 10/22/82
180 The Intern WB $18,587,900 24.7% 3,305 $5,624 $75,331,900 9/25/15
181 Finding Nemo (3D) BV $18,553,900 40.9% 2,904 $6,389 $45,404,200 9/14/12
182 The Boxtrolls Focus $18,493,900 34.9% 3,464 $5,339 $52,992,000 9/26/14
183 Striking Distance Col. $18,189,700 36.1% 1,889 $9,628 $50,370,300 9/17/93
184 Lakeview Terrace SGem $18,076,700 38.2% 2,464 $7,337 $47,302,100 9/19/08
185 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole WB $18,076,600 29.8% 3,575 $5,056 $60,577,600 9/24/10
186 The Ghost and the Darkness Par. $18,034,000 23.9% 2,142 $8,419 $75,578,700 10/11/96
187 Intolerable Cruelty Uni. $17,967,100 35.5% 2,564 $7,006 $50,673,300 10/10/03
188 To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar Uni. $17,934,700 24.7% 1,294 $13,860 $72,529,100 9/08/95
189 The Long Kiss Goodnight NL $17,741,000 27.1% 2,245 $7,902 $65,457,400 10/11/96
190 The Book of Life (2014) Fox $17,722,300 33.9% 3,071 $5,770 $52,292,400 10/17/14
191 A Night at the Roxbury Par. $17,714,600 31.7% 1,865 $9,498 $55,941,300 10/02/98
192 3:10 to Yuma (2007) LGF $17,645,800 26.2% 2,652 $6,653 $67,398,200 9/07/07
193 The Heartbreak Kid P/DW $17,629,500 38.1% 3,229 $5,459 $46,251,400 10/05/07
194 Secondhand Lions NL $17,414,500 28.9% 3,013 $5,780 $60,350,500 9/19/03
195 Surrogates BV $17,279,900 39.4% 2,951 $5,856 $43,849,900 9/25/09
196 Footloose (2011) Par. $17,185,200 30.0% 3,549 $4,842 $57,224,700 10/14/11
197 Good Luck Chuck LGF $17,164,200 39.0% 2,612 $6,570 $44,026,100 9/21/07
198 Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas BV $17,158,900 16.4% 1,654 $10,374 $104,475,000 10/29/93
199 Ghost Ship WB $17,126,400 38.2% 2,787 $6,144 $44,795,900 10/25/02
200 Quarantine SGem $17,120,900 44.8% 2,461 $6,957 $38,180,300 10/10/08

Note: Fall is defined as the day after Labor Day Weekend through the Thursday before the First Friday in November.


CHART NOTES
* Weekend equals Fri-Sat-Sun. Movies that do not have a 3-day opening gross are not included on this chart.
^ Total Gross does not include additional releases, if any.
** First weekend of wide release.

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